Humility: Moral, Religious, Intellectual Icon

Humility: Moral, Religious, Intellectual

2016-2017 Research Theme: Humility: Moral, Religious, Intellectual (sponsored by the Templeton Religion Trust and The Blankemeyer Foundation)

What is humility?

What is the virtue of humility? How does it take shape in a virtuous life, and what are its key features?

What is intellectual humility?

How can the specific virtue of being humble about our beliefs and cognitive skill change our religious, political, and moral discourse, especially when there is disagreement and embattled speech?

What is the character of a humble leader?

Is "humble politician" or "humble leader" an oxymoron? What are the marks of humble service in great leaders? What ought the vision of humble politics be in contemporary society?

How can we become humble?

How do we learn and teach humility in its intellectual, moral, and spiritual varieties? What does this mean for the challenges of parenting, primary and secondary education, and local community life?

Ephraim Radner

The Middle Church

December 11, 2017

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Mike Phay

Pursuing Obscurity: A Call to Pastoral Humility

December 4, 2017

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Chad Hall

The Humility Shortage: Oh Lord, It’s Hard to Be Humble When You’re a Leader

November 13, 2017

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Ryan McAnnally-Linz

You Are Not A Brand: Humility and Recognition

November 6, 2017

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Mark Bauerlein

Please, God, Make It Stop: Headaches, Acute Pain, and Chronic Humility

November 2, 2017

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Elizabeth Krumrei-Mancuso

Humble Self-Reflection: A Lesson in Intellectual Humility for an Intellectual Humility Researcher

October 26, 2017

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Stephen Pardue

Confidence and Arrogance in Inter-Faith Dialogue

October 21, 2017

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Robert C. Roberts

Self-Perception and Humility: The Importance of an Accurate Self-Image

September 28, 2017

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Stephen Pardue

Esteem-Driven Engines: Humility and Self-Esteem

September 25, 2017

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Chris Gadsden

Why I Stopped Trying to Win Arguments: The Servant-Apologist Model

September 18, 2017

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